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ICYMI: Palin tweets about Boise pastor; Naghmeh Abedini on CNN

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin is among those who have publicly questioned the Obama Administration’s pact with Iran — specifically that Boisean Saeed Abedini’s release from an Iranian prison was not part of the deal. On Sunday, she posted this

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ACLJ: Obama betrayed Abedini by reaching Iran pact without securing Boisean’s freedom

A conservative legal advocacy group that has been working diligently over the past year to get Saeed Abedini released from an Iranian prison said Sunday that the Obama Administration had “betrayed” the Boise pastor. A spokesman for the Washington, D.C.,-based

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Supporters of Pastor Abedini protest outside Iranian embassies Thursday

One day before elections in Iran, protesters gathered Thursday outside Iranian embassies around the world. Protesters called for Iran to release Boise Pastor Saeed Abedini, who was imprisoned in September. He was convicted in January of “threatening the national security

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In case you missed it: Video of Naghmeh Abedini speaking to UN Human Rights Council

Boisean Naghmeh Abedini traveled to Geneva to speak to the United Nations’ Human Rights Council about her husband, Boise pastor Saeed Abedini, who has been imprisoned in Iran since September. “For nearly a year, the government of the Islamic Republic

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An open letter on Abedini to Obama: ‘What are you going to do?’

Pamela Fadness, a Twin Falls woman who is missions coordinator at Lighthouse, organized a fundraiser last month for the family of Saeed Abedini, a Boise pastor who has been imprisoned in Iran since September. Fadness wanted to do more to

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